33 of the Cutest Doll Patterns for You to Make for Your Child

Check out these ADORABLE doll patterns to make a new playmate for your child. Choose from rag doll, crochet or felt doll patterns!


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Doll Patterns

We’re currently in “Christmas gift planning” mode around here and if you have a boy or girl on your list who loves to play with dolls you’re going to want to add one of these doll patterns to your project list!

Whether you want crochet dolls, rag dolls or felt doll ideas we’ve got the CUTEST ideas here for you to choose from!


These rag doll patterns are just gorgeous and perfect gift ideas for the little girl on your make for list!

Rag Doll Patterns

If sewing is your craft of choice you'll love this selection of rag doll patterns that any girl or boy is sure to love!

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Sparkle Starlet Doll pattern

Photo Credit: Gingermelon

These sweet girls are machine sewn and stand at 17 inches tall. The pattern has lots of options so you can create your own personalized doll, or a whole troop of friends! You can vary details right down to whether they have freckles or dimples on their faces!

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Large Modern Rag Doll

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For a larger doll take a look at this pattern. This beautiful rag doll stands at 30-34 inches tall and you can make either a girl doll or a boy doll using this pattern.

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11 Inch Tilda Rag Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: AnnKrillartPlace

This is Tilda, she's 11 inches tall and she wishes she were a unicorn! This pattern has lots of photographs to help you make your own version of Tilda and her little unicorn hobby horse!

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Tilly Rag Doll and Clothes

Photo Credit: rirasews

If you're looking for a doll that comes with lots of different outfits for your child to dress her in then you should make a Tilly doll. With a reversible dress and shirt, you get double the fun, plus you can make a beautiful cardigan, shorts and a romper so she has a whole wardrobe for hours of dress up fun!

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Rag doll luxury sewing kit

Photo Credit: LittleRagsmith

This gorgeous ragdoll is preprinted and ready for you to sew together. You could make one for your little girl or gift the kit to a friend.

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Holly Vintage Rag Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: RaggyDollsSupplies

If you would like to make up a more vintage style rag doll then take a look at sweet Holly with her little bear. She has a lovely floral dress with frilly apron and little drawers!

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Rag Doll Pattern

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This pretty rag doll would make a lovely keepsake gift for a birthday or maybe even a baptism. She stands at 12 inches tall but you can resize the pattern to make her just the size you want her to be.

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14" Pixie and Fairy Doll Sewing Pattern and Tutorial

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Or how about a little fairy rag doll and her pixie friend? These magical dolls are 14 inches tall and as well as the dolls you can make the clothing and accessories.

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MAry Rag Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: Mariapalito

This is Mary, and when I first saw her I thought she was wearing a superhero costume! She's totally adorable and would make a wonderful first day of school gift I think!

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My Family PDF Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: TheRedBootQuiltCo

Oh how cute is this? A whole family of rag dolls! I love it! You can make any combination you need and the patterns include a mom and dad, brother, sister and baby dolls!

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How cute are these crochet doll patterns! Any little girl will have a blast playing with these amigurumi dolls!

Crochet Doll Patterns

If you prefer to work your magic with a hook check out our pick of the cutest crochet patterns that your child will have hours of fun playing with.

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Chloe on Holiday Crochet Doll

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This is Chloe and she is so excited to be heading off on vacation complete with her little wheelie suitcase!

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Vicky Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: TanniasCraft

Vicky is a sweet crochet doll who loves to brush out her long hair and then cover it with her magical unicorn hat - you could make a matching one for your daughter using this pattern!

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Ballerina Doll Crochet Pattern

Photo Credit: BunniesandYarn

If your little girl loves ballet she will all in love with any one (or all three) of these sweet ballerina dolls for sure!

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Crochet Sarahi Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: TanniasCraft

This is Sarahi and she is dressed in her party dress, I wonder what sort of party she's going to? I'm sure she'll love the cake!

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Amigurumi Crochet Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: AmalouDesigns

Merle is hoping for a new friend to love her, she quite enjoys being carried around by one arm as she dreams of being an acrobat!

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Kimono Dolls

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This gorgeous pair are all dressed up in their pretty kimonos and looking for a new home with an older girl (or grown up) who will let them sit on a shelf and watch the world go by.

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Sailor Moon Crochet Pattern

Photo Credit: PigamiCrochet

This is Sailor Moon and at just 6 inches tall she's a pocket sized friend in the making. She longs to sail the seven seas and go on many adventures.

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Tiny Crochet Doll

Photo Credit: PinkMouseBoutique

This tiny doll lives in an old Altoids Tin and she has so many outfits - overalls, dresses, a purse, a hat, a coat, pants and shirt, and even a mermaid tail and matching top. She also has PJs for sleeping and a little bear lovey and blanket. So many hours of fun here as long as you are experienced at micro and amigurumi crochet.

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Kallie ~ The Party Girl

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This is Kallie and she loves to party! She'd be the perfect companion for an older child who hasn't quite outgrown the her love of dolls!

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Chinese Twins

Photo Credit: WendyLDesigns

This little pair are all dressed up for Chinese New Year and ready to go and have some fun!

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Di Crochet Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: RNata

Here's another pocket sized 6 inch doll, and she's called Di. She loves flowers and dresses and all things sunny and you can decide how to style her hair and her dress!

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Cécile the Unicorn Girl 

Photo Credit: Jojile

Or maybe your daughter would prefer to spend time with Cécile the Unicorn Girl  with her gorgeous tulle skirt and her unicorn headband!

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Harry, Hermione and Ron

Photo Credit: GreenFrogCrochet

These little Wizards are all dressed up ready for more Hogwarts adventures and they're looking for a new muggle to take along for the ride!

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These felt doll patterns make perfect pocket sized playmates for boys and girls!

Felt Doll Patterns

Felt dolls are a joy to make and fun to play with. Here's our pick of the best felt doll patterns you can use to make new playmates for your children.

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Felt Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: littledear

This is a brilliant pattern because you can make four different kinds of dolls including a mermaid!

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Pocket Poppet pdf Pattern

Photo Credit: Gingermelon

Pocket Poppets are just 8,5 inches tall and with their little softie friends they make adorable dolls for little people!

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Unicorn Felt Doll

Photo Credit: Bauldemalinka

This sweet little girl wishes she were a unicorn and won't be seen without her magical hat!

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Felt Doll Pattern

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Or how about this adorable little girl in her sweet pink dress and Mary Janes.

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Astronaut Doll

Photo Credit: Noialand

And for your budding space traveller an adorable little astronaut with his rocket!

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Fox Doll

Photo Credit: Bauldemalinka

This sweet pocket doll is friends with the foxes and loves to spend time outdoors exploring the woods!

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Best Friends Dolls

Photo Credit: Gingermelon

Here's a gift you can make for your daughter, with one doll ready for her to give to her own best friend!

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Felt Dress Up Dolls

Photo Credit: Inspirationfeltstore

How's this for hours of fun! A pair of dolls with lots of clothes to dress them up in.

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Moana Felt Doll Pattern

Photo Credit: BoBaRoBa

And here is Moana all ready to find out how far she'll go on her adventures with her new playmate!

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Superhero Dolls

Photo Credit: MimiBloom

And if you have a budding superhero in your family they are going to love this little set of dolls!

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